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Is it a problem if i'm on my period when I have surgery to have an anal fistula removed?
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Dr. Gregory Surfield
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: No
It shouldn't affect the surgery.
You may have to wear pads because of the surgery as well.

In brief: No
It shouldn't affect the surgery.
You may have to wear pads because of the surgery as well.
Dr. Gregory Surfield
Dr. Gregory Surfield
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
In brief: No
It should not have significant impact on your surgery, however you might feel better dealing with your surgery between cycles.

In brief: No
It should not have significant impact on your surgery, however you might feel better dealing with your surgery between cycles.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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